Comments and Opinion…

OPINION: Kicking off about Kickstarter again: A new miniatures assembly line?

Another look at all those shiny pretty Kickstarter campaigns that are looking to squeeze every last drop of cash they can out of you…

CONVENTION DIARY: Day 3 at AireCon, Harrogate, UK: 9th-11th March 2018

In stark contrast to Saturday, Sunday felt like a lazy stroll through the woods…

CONVENTION DIARY: Day 2 at AireCon, Harrogate, UK: 9th-11th March 2018

The first official trading day at AireCon today, and it was a doozy!

CONVENTION DIARY: Day 1 at AireCon, Harrogate, UK: 9th-11th March 2018

Curious to know what happened on the first day of AireCon in Harrogate this weekend?

OPINION: Top 5 Games I Played in 2017…

A list of the boardgames I really enjoyed playing a lot in 2017 — I hope none of these are likely to disappoint if you get the chance to play them in 2018…

OPINION: Why do Kickstarter projects get cancelled? (2)

Did a cancelled Kickstarter project find its feet when it got relaunched, or is there something more to the story…?

OPINION: Why do so many boardgame projects on Kickstarter get cancelled? (1)

A look at a couple of recent Kickstarter projects that got cancelled unexpectedly…

OPINION: Essen 2017 Preview — My personal picks…

My pre-Essen Spiel 2017 ‘Interested’ list was surprisingly short this year…

OPINION: Promising the world via Kickstarter… (2): Richard Garfield’s Carnival of Monsters

The worrying trend of using game ‘celebrities’ to disguise a lacklustre campaign or an unfinished project… pt 2

OPINION: Promising the world via Kickstarter… (1): Frank Mentzer’s Worlds of Empyrea

The worrying trend of using game ‘celebrities’ to disguise a lacklustre campaign or an unfinished project… pt 1